Balloon Race Team

Staff:

Pete Copeland, Executive Director
Melissa UngEvent Coordinator

Board of Directors:

Chris DonderoPresident – BBSI
Michael Buis, Vice President – Pacific States Communications
Mike Klaich,
Treasurer – EideBailly, CPAs
Pilar M. Aldecoaotalora, Secretary
Nancy Gilbert, General Council Attorney-at-Law
Tony Rivara, Pilot Representative – GBRR Pilots
Ed Buzzetti, Board Member
Frank Picone, Board Member RE/MAX Gold
Ron Smith, Board Member – Voice of The Great Reno Balloon Race
Ginnie Kersey, Board Member
Peggy Stromer, 
Board Member

Flight Operations:

Katie Griggs, Flight Director
Aaron Dieringer, Launch Commander
Barry Varischetti, Chief Safety Officer
Allen Anderson, Sr., Chief Competition Officer
Jason Smith, Competition Officer
Ken Azevedo, Competition Officer

Committee Leaders:

Brenda Mercer, Crewing
Barb Muscutt, Crewing
Sean Murray, Field
BJ Marietta, Field
Nina Roseburrough, Rangers
Dianna Krueger, Cloud 9
Robin Bissell, Merchandise
Nancy Barto, Merchandise